Mathematical Reasoning and Aptitude

Aspect ratio of TV Screen is

(A) 4 : 3
(B) 3 : 4
(C) 2 : 3
(D) 2 : 4

Answer: A

What is the number that comes next in the sequence? 2, 5, 9, 19, 37, _

(A) 76
(B) 74
(C) 75
(D) 50

Answer: C

If the side of the square increases by 40%, then the area of the square increases by

(A) 60 %
(B) 40 %
(C) 196 %
(D) 96 %

Answer: D

There are 10 lamps in a hall. Each one of them can be switched on independently. The number of ways in which hall can be illuminated is

(A) 102
(B) 1023
(C) 210
(D) 10

Answer: B

How many numbers between 100 and 300 begin or end with 2?

(A) 100
(B) 110
(C) 120
(D) 180

Answer: B

In a college having 300 students, every student reads 5 newspapers and every newspaper is read by 60 students. The number of newspapers required is

(A) at least 30
(B) at most 20
(C) exactly 25
(D) exactly 5

Answer: C

If (y)x represents a number y in base x, then which of the following numbers is smallest of all?

(A) (1111)2
(B) (1111)8
(C) (1111)10
(D) (1111)16

Answer: A

Determine the relationship between the pair of words NUMERATOR : DENOMINATOR and then select the pair of words from the following which have a similar relationship:

(A) fraction : decimal
(B) divisor : quotient
(C) top : bottom
(D) dividend : divisor

Answer: D

Find the wrong number in the sequence 125, 127, 130, 135, 142, 153, 165

(A) 130
(B) 142
(C) 153
(D) 165

Answer: D

The letters in the first set have certain relationship. On the basis of this relationship, make the right choice for the second set: K/T : 11/20 :: J/R : ?

(A) 10/8
(B) 10/18
(C) 11/19
(D) 10/19

Answer: B

The price of oil is increased by 25%. If the expenditure is not allowed to increase, the ratio between the reduction in consumption and the original consumption is

(A) 1 : 3
(B) 1 : 4
(C) 1 : 5
(D) 1 : 6

Answer: C

How many 8’s are there in the following sequence which are preceded by 5 but not immediately followed by 3? 5 8 3 7 5 8 6 3 8 5 4 5 8 4 7 6 5 5 8 3 5 8 7 5 8 2 8 5

(A) 4
(B) 5
(C) 7
(D) 3

Answer: A

The octal number system consists of the following symbols:

(A) 0 – 7
(B) 0 – 9
(C) 0 – 9, A – F
(D) None of the above

Answer: A

The binary equivalent of (–19)10 in signed magnitude system is

(A) 11101100
(B) 11101101
(C) 10010011
(D) None of these

Answer: D

The missing number in the series : 0, 6, 24, 60, 120, ?, 336, is

(A) 240
(B) 220
(C) 280
(D) 210

Answer: D

A group of 7 members having a majority of boys is to be formed out of 6 boys and 4 girls. The number of ways the group can be formed is

(A) 80
(B) 100
(C) 90
(D) 110

Answer: B

The number of observations in a group is 40. The average of the first 10 members is 4.5 and the average of the remaining 30 members is 3.5. The average of the whole group is

(A) 4
(B) 15/2
(C) 15/4
(D) 6

Answer: C

The sum of the ages of two persons A and B is 50. 5 years ago, the ratio of their ages was 5/3. The present age of A and B are

(A) 30, 20
(B) 35, 15
(C) 38, 12
(D) 40, 10

Answer: A

Let a means minus (–), b means multiplied by (?), C means divided by (÷) and D means plus (+). The value of 90 D 9 a 29 C 10 b 2 is

(A) 8
(B) 10
(C) 12
(D) 14

Answer: *

Which one of the following is correct?

(A) (17)10 = (17)16
(B) (17)10 = (17)8
(C) (17)10 = (10111)2
(D) (17)10 = (10001)2

Answer: D

Which is the number that comes next in the following sequence? 2, 6, 12, 20, 30, 42, 56, …………

(A) 60
(B) 64
(C) 72
(D) 70

Answer: C

The price of petrol increases by 25%. By what percentage must a customer reduce the consumption so that the earlier bill on the petrol does not alter?

(A) 20%
(B) 25%
(C) 30%
(D) 33.33%

Answer: A

If Ram knows that y is an integer greater than 2 and less than 7 and Hari knows that y is an integer greater than 5 and less than 10, then they may correctly conclude that

(A) y can be exactly determined
(B) y may be either of two values
(C) y may be any of three values
(D) there is no value of y satisfying these conditions

Answer: A

Four pipes can fill a reservoir in 15, 20, 30 and 60 hours respectively. The first one was opened at 6 AM, second at 7 AM, third at 8 AM and the fourth at 9 AM. When will the reservoir be filled ?

(A) 11 AM
(B) 12 Noon
(C) 1 PM
(D) 1:30 PM

Answer: C

“Minimum number of bits required to store any 3 digit decimal number is equal to

(A) 3
(B) 5
(C) 8
(D) 10

Answer: D

“A person has to buy both apples and mangoes. The cost of one apple is Rs 7/- whereas that of a mango is Rs 5/-. If the person has Rs 38, the number of apples he can buy is

(A) 1
(B) 2
(C) 3
(D) 4

Answer: D

“In this series 6, 4, 1, 2, 2, 8, 7, 4, 2, 1, 5, 3, 8, 6, 2, 2, 7, 1, 4, 1, 3, 5, 8, 6, how many pairs of successive numbers have a difference of 2 each ?

(A) 4
(B) 5
(C) 6
(D) 8

Answer: C

“The mean marks obtained by a class of 40 students is 65. The mean marks of half of the students is found to be 45. The mean marks of the remaining students is

(A) 85
(B) 60
(C) 70
(D) 65

Answer: A

“Anil is twice as old as Sunita. Three years ago, he was three times as old as Sunita. The present age of Anil is

(A) 6 years
(B) 8 years
(C) 12 years
(D) 16 years

Answer: C

“The world population growth rate at a certain reference year was 3.5%. Assuming exponential growth of population, after how many years, the population of the world would have increased by a factor 16 ?

(A) ~ 80 years
(B) ~ 40 years
(C) ~ 160 years
(D) ~ 320 years

Answer: A

“A person writes all the numbers from 0 to 99. The number of times digit 3 will be written is

(A) 18
(B) 19
(C) 20
(D) 21

Answer: C

“Starting from point A, Ajit walks 14 metres towards west, he then turns to his right and walks 14 metres and then turns to his left and walks 10 metres. He again turns to his left and walks 14 metres and reaches to the point E. The shortest distance between A and E is

(A) 38
(B) 42
(C) 52
(D) 24

Answer: D

“The missing term in the series 2, 7, 24, 77, ?, 723 is

(A) 238
(B) 432
(C) 542
(D) 320

Answer: A

“In certain city the Taxi charges comprise of a fixed charge and the charge of the distance travelled. A person paid Rs.156 for a journey of 16 km and another person paid Rs.204 for the journey of 24 km. The amount paid by a passenger who has travelled 30 km is

(A) 236
(B) 240
(C) 248
(D) 256

Answer: B

“In a certain cricket tournament 45 matches were played. Each team played once against each of the other teams. The number of teams participated in the tournament is

(A) 8
(B) 10
(C) 12
(D) 14

Answer: B

“The missing number in the series 40, 120, 60, 180, 90, ?, 135 is (A) 110 (B) 270 (C) 105 (D) 210 Answer: B JUN13AKQ45” “The odd numbers from 1 to 45 which are exactly divisible by 3 are arranged in an ascending order. The number at 6th position is (A) 18 (B) 24 (C) 33 (D) 36 Answer: C JUN13AKQ46” “The mean of four numbers a, b, c, d is 100. If c = 70, then the mean of the remaining numbers is (A) 30 (B) 85/2 (C) 170/3 (D) 110 Answer: D JUN13AKQ47” “If the radius of a circle is increased by 50%, the perimeter of the circle will increase by (A) 20% (B) 30% (C) 40% (D) 50% Answer: D JUN13AKQ48” “Binary equivalent of decimal number 35 is (A) 100011 (B) 110001 (C) 110101 (D) 101011 Answer: A DEC14AKQ3” “Symbols A-F are used in which one of the following? (A) Binary number system (B) Decimal number system (C) Hexadecimal number system (D) Octal number system Answer: C DEC14AKQ5” “Two numbers are in the ratio 3:5. If 9 is subtracted from the numbers, the ratio becomes 12:23. The numbers are (A) 30, 50 (B) 36, 60 (C) 33, 55 (D) 42, 70 Answer: C DEC14AKQ40” “The mean of the ages of father and his son is 27 years. After 18 years, father will be twice as old as his son. Their present ages are (A) 42, 12 (B) 40, 14 (C) 30, 24 (D) 36, 18 Answer: A DEC14AKQ41” “The next term in the series: 2, 7, 28, 63, 126, — is (A) 215 (B) 245 (C) 276 (D) 296 Answer: A DEC14AKQ43” “lf the series 4,5,8,13,14,17,22,…….. is continued in the same pattern, which one of the following is not a term of this series? (A) 31 (B) 32 (C) 33 (D) 35 Answer: C JUN14AKQ57” “A man started walking from his house towards south. After walking 6 km, he turned to his left and walked 5 km after. Then he walked further 3 km after turning left. He then turned to his left and continued his walk for 9 km. How far is he away from his house? (A) 3 km (B) 4 km (C) 5 km (D) 6 km Answer: C JUN14AKQ59” “In a post-office, stamps of three different denominations of Rs 7, Rs 8, Rs 10 are available. The exact amount for which one cannot buy stamps is (A) 19 (B) 20 (C) 23 (D) 29 Answer: A JUN14AKQ60” “A group of 210 students appeared in some test. The mean of 1/3rd of students is found to be 60. The mean of the remaining students is found to be 78. The mean of the whole group will be: (A) 80 (B) 76 (C) 74 (D) 72 Answer: D DEC15AKQ26” “Anil after travelling 6 km towards East from his house realized that he has travelled in a wrong direction, lie turned and travelled 12 km towards West, turned right and travelled 8 km to reach his office. The straight distance of the office from his house is: (A) 20 km (B) 14 km (C) 12 km (D) 10 km Answer: D DEC15AKQ27” “The next term in the series: B2E, D5H, F12K, H27N, ? is: (A) J561 (B) 162Q (C) Q62J (D) J58Q Answer: D DEC15AKQ28” “Which one of the following represents the binary equivalent of the decimal number 25? (A) 11011 (B) 10101 (C) 01101 (D) 11001 Answer: D JUN15AKQ3” “Two earthquakes A and B happen to be of magnitude 5 and 6 respectively on Richter Scale. The ratio of the energies released EB/EA will be approximately: (A) ~64 (B) ~8 (C) ~16 (D) ~32 Answer: D JUN15AKQ13” “At present a person is 4 times older than his son and is 3 years older than his wife. After 3 years the age of the son will be 15 years. The age of the person’s wife after 5 years will be: (A) 50 (B) 42 (C) 48 (D) 45 Answer: A JUN15AKQ37” “In an examination 10,000 students appeared. The result revealed the number of students who have: passed in all five subjects = 5583 passed in three subjects only = 1400 passed in two subjects only = 1200 passed in one subject only 735 failed in English only = 75 failed in Physics only = 145 failed in Chemistry only = 140 failed in Mathematics only = 200 failed in Bio-science only = 157 The number of students passed in at least four subjects is: (A) 7900 (B) 6300 (C) 6900 (D) 7300 Answer: B JUN15AKQ39” “The next term in the series is: 2, 5, 9, 19, 37, ? (A) 80 (B) 73 (C) 75 (D) 78 Answer: C JUN15AKQ46” “One day Prakash left home and walked 10 km towards south, turned right and walked 5 km, turned right and walked 10 km and turned left and walked 10 km. How many km will he have to walk to reach his home straight? (A) 30 (B) 10 (C) 20 (D) 15 Answer: D JUN15AKQ50” “In the series 1, 5, 13, 25, 41, ……. the next term is (A) 59 (B) 63 (C) 61 (D) 68 Answer: C AUG16AKQ18” “At present, a mother is 3 times older than her son. After 5 years, the sum of their ages will be 70 years. The age of the mother after 10 years will be (A) 40 (B) 55 (C) 45 (D) 60 Answer: B AUG16AKQ19” “Anil played 8 cricket matches. The mean (average) of the runs was found to be 80. After playing four more matches, the mean of the runs of all the matches was found to be 70. The total runs made in the last four matches is (A) 400 (B) 300 (C) 200 (D) 100 Answer: C AUG16AKQ22” “A person walks 10 m infront and 10 m to the right. Then every time turning to his left, he walks 5, 15 and 15 m respectively. How far is he now from his starting point? (A) 20 m (B) 15 m (C) 10 m (D) 5 m Answer: D JULY16AKQ39” “A is sister of B. F is daughter of G. C is mother of B. D is father of C. E is mother of D. A is related to D as (A) Grand daughter (B) Daughter (C) Daughter-in-law (D) Sister Answer: A JULY16AKQ40” “In the series 3, 11, 23, 39, 59, ………. The next term will be (A) 63 (B) 73 (C) 83 (D) 93 Answer: C JULY16AKQ44” “Two railway tickets from city A and B and three tickets from city A to C cost Rs.177. Three tickets from city A to B and two tickets from city A to C city Rs.173. The fare for city B from city A will be Rs. (A) 25 (B) 27 (C) 30 (D) 33 Answer: D JULY16AKQ45” “If the binary equivalent of the decimal number 48 is 110000, then the binary equivalent of the decimal number 51 is given by (A) 110011 (B) 110010 (C) 110001 (D) 110100 Answer: A JULY16AKQ59” “A postman walked 20 m straight from his office, turned right and walked 10 m. After turning left he walked 10 m and after turning right walked 20 m. He again turned right and walked 70 m. How far he is from his office? (1) 20 m. (2) 50 m. (3) 40 m. (4) 60 m. Answer: 2 NOV17AKQ41” “In the series 1, 6, 15, 28, 45, ………… the next term will be: (1) 84 (2) 66 (3) 76 (4) 56 Answer: 2 NOV17AKQ45” “Which of the following statement(s) is/are TRUE? S1: The decimal number 11 is larger than the hexadecimal number 11. S2: In the binary number 1110.101, the fractional part has the decimal value as 0.625. (1) S1 only (2) S2 only (3) Both S1 and S2 (4) Neither S1 nor S2 Answer: 2 JAN17AKQ8” “Ali buys a glass, a pencil box and a cup and pays Rs.21 to the shopkeeper. Rakesh buys a cup, two pencil boxes and a glass and pays Rs.28 to the shopkeeper. Preeti buys two glasses, a cup and two pencil boxes and pays Rs.35 to the shopkeeper. The cost of 10 cups will be (1) Rs.40 (2) Rs.60 (3) Rs.80 (4) Rs.70 Answer: 4 JAN17AKQ51” “The missing term in the series 1,4,27,16, ?,36,343, … is (1) 30 (2) 49 (3) 125 (4) 81 Answer: 3 JAN17AKQ54” “The next term in the series -1, 5, 15, 29, , … is
(1) 36
(2) 47
(3) 59
(4) 63
Answer: 2
JULY18AKQ21″
“Two numbers are in the ratio 2: 5. If 16 is added to both the numbers,
their ratio becomes 1: 2. The numbers are:
(1) 16, 40
(2) 20, 50
(3) 28, 70
(4) 32, 80
Answer: 4
JULY18AKQ25″
“The next term in the series 0, 1, 9, 36, 100, ___
is :

  1. 216
  2. 164
  3. 196
  4. 225
    Answer: 4
    DEC18AKQ16″
    “In a computer, if 8 bits are used to specify address in memory , the
    total number of addresses will be :
  5. 8
  6. 256
  7. 216
  8. 512
    Answer: 2
    DEC18AKQ49″
    “Which of the following fractions is the result of the sum of an integer
    and its reciprocal?
  9. 15/8
  10. 26/5
  11. 36/7
  12. 37/5
    Answer: 2
    JUN19AKQ18″
    “Sanjay sold an article at a loss of 25%. If the selling price had been
    increased by Rs. 175, there would have been a gain of 10%. What was the
    cost price of the article?
    (1) Rs. 350
    (2) Rs. 400
    (3) Rs. 500
    (4) Rs. 750
    Answer: 3
    JUN19AKQ21″
    “A train leaves Agra at 5 am and reaches Delhi at 9 am. Another train
    leaves Delhi at 7 am and reaches Agra at 10:30 a.m. At what time do the two
    trains cross each other?
    (1) 6:36 am
    (2) 6:56 am
    (3) 7 am
    (4) 7:56 am
    Answer: 4
    JUN19AKQ24″
    “The average of 35 raw scores is 18. The average of first seventeen of
    them is 14 and that of last seventeen is 20. Find the eighteenth raw score.
    (1) 42
    (2) 46
    (3) 52
    (4) 56
    Answer: 3
    JUN19AKQ27″
    “Two statements are given
    Statement I : Earthquake ‘A’ is 5 on Richter scale and Earthquake ‘B’ is 8 on the
    same scale. Earthquake ‘B’ has 1000 times the wave amplitude compared to ‘A’.
    Statement II : The energy released in ‘B’ is three times that of ‘A’
    Choose the correct option :
    (1) Statement I is correct and Statement II is incorrect
    (2) Statement I and II are correct
    (3) Statement II is correct and I is incorrect
    (4) Statement I and II are incorrect
    Answer: 1
    JUN19AKQ44″
    “A computer has main memory of 960 KBytes. What is the exact number
    of bytes contained in this memory?
    (1) 960 x 8
    (2) 960 x 1000
    (3) 960 x 1024
    (4) 960 x 1024 x 1024
    Answer: 3
    JUN19AKQ45″
    “A 50 year old man has a son whose age is 2/5 of his age. After how many,
    the ratio of the age of the man to his son will be 5/3?
  13. 10 Years
  14. 15 Years
  15. 20 Years
  16. 25 Years
    Answer: 4
    DEC19AKQ2″
    “Identify the term ‘X’ in the following series
  17. 62
  18. 69
  19. 60
  20. 71
    Answer: 1
    DEC19AKQ5″
    “The length of the side of a square (5.0cmx5.0cm) is increased by 1%. By
    what percentage (%), the area of the square increases?
  21. 1%
  22. 2%
  23. 5%
  24. 4%
    Answer: 2
    DEC19AKQ10″
    “A person buys 3 items of Rs. 1500 each and 2 items of Rs. 1800 each from a shopping mall. On the total bill a discount of 10% is given. What is the average cost of the items?
  25. 1000
  26. 1458
  27. 1658
  28. 1550
    Answer: 2
    DEC19AKQ15″
    “The smallest integer greater than 1 which is simultaneously a square
    and a cube of certain
  29. 8
  30. 9
  31. 36
  32. 64
    Answer: 4
    DEC19AKQ22″
    “which of the following statements is/are correct?
  33. For the sequence of integers represented in binary as 00111, 01001, 01011, P….
    the next integer P would be represented as 01101
  34. A byte is a binary number consisting of exactly 8 bits
    Choose the correct option:
  35. (a) only
  36. (b) only
  37. Both (a) and (b)
  38. Neither (a) and (b)
    Answer: 3
    DEC19AKQ43″
    “Complete the following series
    9,11,15,23,39, __?
  39. 71
  40. 65
  41. 44
  42. 68
    Answer: 1
    SEPT20AKQ8″
    “Consider the following three sets of numbers
    A. 2, 5, 9
    B. 1, 6, 10
    C. 3, 4, 8
    Which of the following represents correct ascending order of the averages of
    three sets A, B, and C?
    Choose the correct answer from the options given below
  43. C < A < B
  44. B < C < A
  45. B < A < C
  46. C < B < A
    Answer: 1
    SEPT20AKQ13″
    “The product of the ages of Sagun and Srishti is 240. If twice the age of
    Srishti is more than Sagun’s age by 4 years, then what is Srishti’s age?
  47. 15
  48. 12
  49. 10
  50. 20
    Answer: 2
    SEPT20AKQ15″
    “A man is facing south-west. If he turns 90 in the anticlockwise direction
    and then 135 in the clockwise direction, which direction is he facing now?
  51. West
  52. North- West
  53. North- East
  54. East
    Answer: 1
    SEPT20AKQ17″
    “If 30% of A=0.25 of B=1/5 of C, then which of the following is true about
    A: B: C?
  55. 10:11:12
  56. 10:15:12
  57. 10:12:15
  58. 10:11:15
    Answer: 3
    SEPT20AKQ25″
    “When an error of 1% is made in the length and breadth of a rectangle, the percentage
    error (%) in the area of a rectangle will be
    (A) 0
    (B) 1
    (C) 2
    (D) 4
    Answer: D
    JUN09HPQ26″
    “The next number in the series 2, 5, 9, 19, 37, ? will be
    (A) 74
    (B) 75
    (C) 76
    (D) None of the above
    Answer: C
    JUN09HPQ27″
    “There are 10 true-false questions in an examination. Then these questions can be
    answered in
    (A) 20 ways
    (B) 100 ways
    (C) 240 ways
    (D) 1024 ways
    Answer: D
    JUN09HPQ28″
    “Three individuals X, Y, Z hired a car on a sharing basis and paid Rs. 1,040. They used it for 7, 8, 11 hours, respectively. What are the charges paid by Y ?
    (A) Rs. 290
    (B) Rs. 320
    (C) Rs. 360
    (D) Rs. 440
    Answer: B
    JUN09HPQ30″
    “Normal Probability Curve should be
    (A) Positively skewed
    (B) Negatively skewed
    (C) Leptokurtic skewed
    (D) Zero skewed
    Answer: D
    JUN10HPQ18″
    “When an error of 1% is made in the
    length of a square, the percentage
    error in the area of a square will be
    (A) 0
    (B) 1/2
    (C) 1
    (D) 2
    Answer: C
    JUN10HPQ25″
    “Find the next number in the
    following series :
    2, 5, 10, 17, 26, 37, 50, ?
    (A) 63
    (B) 65
    (C) 67
    (D) 69
    Answer: B
    JUN10HPQ30″
    “In a large random data set following
    normal distribution, the ratio (%) of
    number of data points which are in
    the range of (mean ± standard
    deviation) to the total number of data
    points, is
    (A) ~ 50%
    (B) ~ 67%
    (C) ~ 97%
    (D) ~ 47%
    Answer: B
    JUN10HPQ42″
    “Which one of the following
    represent the binary equivalent of the
    decimal number 23 ?
    (A) 01011
    (B) 10111
    (C) 10011
    (D) None of the above
    Answer: D
    JUN10HPQ45″
    “Find the wrong number in the
    sequence :
    52, 51, 48, 43, 34, 27, 16
    (A) 27 (B) 34
    (C) 43 (D) 48
    Answer: B
    DEC10HPQ18″
    “In a certain code, PAN is written as
    31 and PAR as 35, then PAT is
    written in the same code as
    (A) 30 (B) 37
    (C) 39 (D) 41
    Answer: B
    DEC10HPQ19″
    “If 5472 = 9, 6342 = 6, 7584 = 6,
    what is 9236 ?
    (A) 2 (B) 3
    (C) 4 (D) 5
    Answer: A
    DEC10HPQ21″
    “In an examination, 35% of the total
    students failed in Hindi, 45% failed
    in English and 20% in both. The
    percentage of those who passed in
    both subjects is
    (A) 10 (B) 20
    (C) 30 (D) 40
    Answer: D
    DEC10HPQ22″
    “What is the smallest number of
    ducks that could swim in this
    formation – two ducks in front of a
    duck, two ducks behind a duck and a
    duck between two ducks ?
    (A) 5 (B) 7
    (C) 4 (D) 3
    Answer: D
    DEC10HPQ26″
    “The hexadecimal number system
    consists of the symbols
    (A) 0 – 7
    (B) 0 – 9 , A – F
    (C) 0 – 7, A – F
    (D) None of these
    Answer: B
    DEC10HPQ30″
    “Before death, a man left the following instructions for his fortune: half to his wife; 1/7 of what was left to
    his son; 2/3 of what was left to his daughter; the man’s pet dog got the remaining Rs. 20000. How much money
    did the man leave behind altogether?

Options:-

(A) Rs. 100000

(B) Rs. 70000

(C) Rs. 140000

(D) Rs. 40000

Answer: C

DEC18HPQ19″
“IfR+1/S=land S+ 1/T=1,thenRXSXT =
Options:-

(A) -2

(B)2

(©) -1

(D) 1

Answer: C

DEC18HPQ20″
“In the sequence of numbers 1, 2, 6, 33, 49, 174, 210, x,……. , the term x is:
Options:-

(A) 553

(B) 444

(©)s10

(D) 259

Answer: A

DEC18HPQ21″
“1f 7, 13, 12, 14, 6 is to Flame , then 3, 13, 16, 2, 21 is to:
Options:-

(A) Blade

(B) Bloat

(C) Blown

(D) Voice

Answer: B

DEC18HPQ29″
“The next term in the series 0, 1, 9, 36, 100, is:
Options:-

(A) 225

(B) 196

(OC) 216

(D) 164

Answer: A

DEC18HPQ23″
“The next term in the number series 41, 27, 16,8, _ is:
Options:-

A)2

B)3

C)4

D)1

Answer: B

DEC18HPQ21″
“The next term in the number series 10, 13, 22, 49,
Options:-

(A) 89
(B) 97
(C) 130
(D) 126

Answer: C

DEC18HPQ30″
“The next term in the series is .
56,40, 27, 17, 10,

(A) 6

(B) 8

(C) 5

(D) 7

Answer: A

DEC18HPQ20″
“The kind of numbers which do not represent amounts but instead represent kind (different qualities, type or categories) are called as:

Options:-

(A) Absolute

(B) Prime

(C) Nominal

(D) Ordinal

Answer: C

DEC18HPQ10″
“The next number in the series 12, 15, 21, 33, 57, is:
Options:-

(A) 105

(B)97

(C)95

(D) 107

Answer: A

DEC18HPQ21″
“The binary equivalent of is (-23)10 is (2° complement system for negative numbers is used):
Options:-

(A) 111010010

(B) 111010001

(C) 111010111

(D) 111110001

Answer: B

DEC18HPQ41″
“The next term in the series 7, 11, 19, 35, 67, is.
Options:-

(A) 131

(B) 133

(C) 99

(D) 121

Answer: A

DEC18HPQ21″
“If the binary equivalent of the decimal number 53 is 110101, then the binary equivalent of the decimal number 50 is given by:

Options:-

(A) 110011

(B) 110010

(C) 110001

(D) 110100

Answer: B

DEC18HPQ36″
“In the sequence of numbers 2, 8, 24, 64, 160, X ……….. the term X is:
Options:-
(A) 320
(B) 384
(C) 224
(D) 192

Answer: B

DEC18HPQ16″
“A man travelled 300 km by train and 200 km by taxi, and he completed this journey in 5 hours and 30 minutes. However, if he travels 260 km by train and 240 km by taxi, it will take 6minutes more to complete the journey. The speed of the train
is:

Options:-

(A) 80 km/hour

(B) 100 km /hour

(C) 120 km/hour
(D) 110 km/hour

Answer: B

DEC18HPQ19″
“The present age of the father is twice that of the elder son. Ten years hence the age of the father will be three times that of the younger son. If the difference in ages of the two sons is as 15 years, the present age of the father is:

Options:-

(A) 70 years

(B) 110 years

(C) 50 years

(D) 60 years

Answer: C

DEC18HPQ29″
“Which of the following is a powerful indicator of mis-communication in a classroom transaction?

Options:-

(A) ‘Yawning’ by most of the students.

(B) Volley of questions relevant to the subject.

(C) Purposely non-participative moves of students.

(D) Volley of questions irrelevant to the subject.

Answer: D

DEC18HPQ30″
“Rs. 9000 were divided among a certain number of persons. Had there been 20 more persons, each would have got Rs. 160 less. The original number of persons was:

Options:

(A) 55

(B) 25

(C) 30

(D) 45

Answer: A

DEC18HPQ16″
“The number of marble slabs of size 20 cm * 30 cm required to pave the floor of a square room of
side 3 meters is:

Options:

(A) 225

(B) 100

(C) 25

(D) 150

Answer: C

DEC18HPQ19″
“In the sequence of number 2,8, 26, 62, 122,212, X,……. , the term x is:
Options:
(A) 248
(B) 302
(C)338
(D) 332

Answer: D

DEC18HPQ22″
“If NTA 14 and NTA 15 are 5-digit numbers such that their sum is 157229, then N+T+A would be:
Options:-

(A) 25

(B) 72

(C) 21

(D) 15

Answer: C

DEC18HPQ19″
“in the sequence of numbers 5, 19, 49, 101, 181, 295, x,…… , the term x is:
Options:-
(A) 501
(B) 449
(C) 351
(D) 401

Answer: B

DEC18HPQ21″
“You have recently joined a new office. Walking at 5 km/hour, you reach the office from your
house 15 minutes early and walking at 3 km/hour, you are late by 9 minutes. The distance between
your house and office is :

Options:-

(A) 5 km

(B) 3 km

(C) 2 km

(D) 8 km

Answer: B

DEC18HPQ27″
“Choose the correct alternative to replace the question mark (?).

Options:-

42 —» 26
Fl —% 78
33 —* 16
62 —» 7?

(A) 54

(B) 68

(C) 38

(D) 39

Answer: C

DEC18HPQ28″
“A person incurs 10% loss by selling a watch for Rs. 1,800. At what price should the watch be sold to earn 10% profit?

(A) Rs. 1980

(B) Rs. 2160

(C) Rs. 2,200

(D) Rs. 2,360

Answer: C

JUN19HPQ19″
“The average age of a class of 59 students is 18 years. 1f the age of the teacher is included, then the average increases by 3 months. The age of the teacher is:

(A) 28 years

(B) 30 years

(C) 33 years

(D) 35 years

Answer: C

JUN19HPQ20″
“The price of item A increases by 50 paise every year while the price of item B increases by 25 paise every year. If in 2008, the price of item A was Rs. 3.20 and that of B was Rs. 5.30, in which year item A will cost 40 paise more than the item B?

(A) 2016

(B) 2017

(C)2018

(D) 2019

Answer: C

JUN19HPQ24″
“If DRIVER = 12, GOVERNMENT = 20, BELIEVED = 16, then BAT =?
(A) 6

(B) 8

(C) 10

(D) 12

Answer: A

JUN19HPQ25″
“In a class of 35 students, Rajan is placed seventh from the bottom whereas Karan is placed ninth from the top. Divya is placed exactly in between the two. What is the differences in the positions of Rajan and Divya?

(A) 9

(B) 10

(C) 11

(D) 13

Answer: B

JUN19HPQ26″
“Two cyclists start from the same place in opposite directions. One goes towards north at 9 kmph and the other goes towards south at 10 kmph. What time will they take to be 47.5 km apart?

(A) 2% hrs

(B)4 % hrs

(C)4 Vi hrs

(D) 2 Ya hrs

Answer: A

JUN19HPQ29″
“The average of 35 raw scores is 18. The average of first seventeen of them is 14 and that of last seventeen is 20. Find the eighteenth raw score.

(A) 42

(B) 46

(C) 52

(D) 56

Answer: C

JUN19HPQ20″
“A train leave Agra at 5 a.m. and reaches at Delhi at 9 a.m. Another train leave Delhi at 7 a.m. and reaches Agra at 10:30 am. At what time do the two trains cross each other?

(A) 6:36 a.m.

(B) 6:56 a.m.

(C) 7am.

(D) 7:56 a.m.

Answer: D

JUN19HPQ21″
“Which of the following fractions is the result of the sum of an integer and its reciprocal?
(A) 15/8
(B) 26/5
(C) 36/7
(D) 37/5

Answer: B

JUN19HPQ22″
“If REASON is coded as 5 and GOVERNMENT as 9, then what is the code for ACCIDENT?
(A) 6
(B) 7
(C) 8
(D) 9

Answer: B

JUN19HPQ26″
“Sanjay sold an article at a loss of 25%. If the selling price had been increased by Rs. 175, there would have been a gain of 10%. What was the cost price of the article?

(A) Rs. 350

(B) Rs. 400

(C) Rs. 500

(D) Rs. 750

Answer: C

JUN19HPQ30″
“If E = 5 and HOTEL = 12, how will you code BALM?
(A) 28
(B) 26
(C) 16
(D) 07

Answer: D

JUN19HPQ21″
“Rohan gave three-fifth of the amount he had, to Sahil. Rohan now has 2000 rupees. How much did he give to Sahil?
(A) 1200 Rupees
(B) 2000 Rupees
(C) 3000 Rupees
(D) 5000 Rupees

Answer: C

JUN19HPQ22″
“40% of the employees in a factory are workers. All the remaining employees are executives. The annual income of each worker is Rs. 39,000. The annual income of each executive is Rs. 42,000. What is the average annual income of all employees in the factory together?

(A) Rs. 40,500

(B) Rs. 40,800

(C) Rs. 41,000

(D) Rs. 41,500

Answer: B

JUN19HPQ23″
“Sameer walks a certain distance and rides back taking a total time of 40 minutes. He could walk both ways in 60 minutes. How long would it take for him to ride both ways?

(A) 15 min

(B) 20 min

(C) 28 min

(D) 30 min

Answer: B

JUN19HPQ24″
“At what percentage above the Cost Price must an article be marked so as to gain 8% after allowing a customer a discount of 10%?

(A) 18%

(B) 20%

(C) 28%

(D) 10.8%

Answer: B

JUN19HPQ25″
“If in a certain code, BAT = 23 and CAT = 24, then how you will code BALL?
(A) 27
(B) 28
(C) 32
(D) 39

Answer: A

JUN19HPQ18″
“A group of 40 employees of Cadre A has a mean age of 31. A different group of 60 employees of
Cadre B has a mean age of 28. What is the mean age of two employees of the two groups together?

(A) 29.8

(B) 29.5

(C) 29.2

(D) 29

Answer: C

JUN19HPQ19″
“An aeroplane flies along the four sides of a square field at the speed of 400, 600, 800 and 200 km/hr.
Find the average speed of the plane around the field.

(A) 324 km/hr

(B) 360 km/hr

(C) 384 km/hr

(D) 396 km/hr

Answer: C

JUN19HPQ20″
“The product of two numbers a and b is twice the sum of the numbers. What is the sum of the reciprocals of a and b?

(A) 1/8

(B) 1/2

(C) 2

(D) 4

Answer: B

JUN19HPQ27″
“A retailer marks all his goods at 40% above the cost price and thinking that he will still make 20% profit, offers a discount of 20% on the marked price. What is his actual profit percentage on the sales?
(A) 20%

(B) 18%

(C) 16%

(D) 12%

Answer: D

JUN19HPQ29″
“If RED is coded as 6720, then how would GREEN be coded? (UGC NET 24th June 2019 Evening Paper)

(A) 16717209

(B) 1677209

(C) 9207716

(D) 1677199

Answer: B

JUN19HPQ22″
“A trader mixes three varieties of refined oil costing Rs. 100, Rs. 40) and Rs. 60 per litre in the ratio 2:4:3 in terms of litre, and sells the mixture at Rs. 66 per litre. What percentage of profit does he make?
(UGC NET 24th June 2019 Evening Paper)

(A) 12%

(B) 10%

(C) 9%

(D) 8%

Answer: B

JUN19HPQ25″
“A man travelled from the village to the railway station at the rate of 20 Kmph and walked back at the rate of 5 kmph. If the whole journey took 5 hours, find the distance of the railway station from the village. (UGC NET 24th June 2019 Evening Paper)

(A) 10 km

(B) 15 km

(0) 20 km

(D) 40 km

Answer: C

JUN19HPQ28″
“If 0.75 x = 0.02 y, then the value of [(Y-X)/(Y+X)][(Y-X)/(Y+X)] is: (UGC NET 24th June 2019 Evening Paper)

(A) 73/75

(B) 75/77

(C) 73/77

(D) 730/75

Answer: C

JUN19HPQ29″
“If the average of five numbers is (-20) and the sum of three of the numbers is 32, then what is the average of the other two numbers? (UGC NET 24th June 2019 Evening Paper)

(A) (- 60)

(B) (-33)

(C) (-34)

(D) (-132)

Answer: A

JUN19HPQ30″
“For all integers y > 1,
{(=2y+(2y-1)+(2y-2)+…+1.
What is the value of (3) x (2)? Where x is a multiplication operator? (UGC NET 24th June 2019 Morning Paper)

(A) 116
(B) 210
(C) 263
(D) 478

Answer: B

JUN19HPQ19″
“A sum of money doubles at compound interest in 6 years. In how many years will it become 16 times? (UGC NET 24th June 2019 Morning Paper)

(A) 16 years

(B) 24 years

(C) 48 years

(D) 96 years

Answer: B

JUN19HPQ22″
“In a new budget, the price of petrol rose by 25%. By how much percent must a person reduce his consumption so that his expenditure on it does not increase? (UGC NET 24th June 2019 Morning Paper)

(A) 10%

(B) 15%

(C) 20%

(D) 25%

Answer: C

JUN19HPQ25″
“If 152 is divided into four parts proportional to 3, 4, 5 and 7, then the smallest part is (UGC NET 24th June 2019 Morning Paper)

(A) 29

(B) 26

(C) 25

(D) 24

Answer: D

JUN19HPQ30″
“In a class, 20% of the boys have blue eyes and 10% of the girls have blue eyes. If the ratio of boys to girls in the class is 4:3, then what is the portion of the students in the class having blue eyes? (UGC NET 21st June 2019 Evening Paper)

(A) 12/33

(B) 14/45

(C) 11/45

(D) 11/70

Answer: D

JUN19HPQ18″
“During one year, the population of a town increased by 5% and during the next year, the population decreased by 5%. If the total population is 29925 at the end of the second year, then what was the population size in the beginning of the first year? (UGC NET 21st June 2019 Evening Paper)

(A) 25000

(B) 30000

(C) 33000

(D) 36000

Answer: B

JUN19HPQ19″
“The simple interest on a certain sum of money at the rate of 5% p.a. for four years is Rs. 420. At what rate of interest, the same amount of interest can be received on the same sum after two and half years? (UGC NET 21st June 2019 Evening Paper)

(A) 4%

(B) 6%

(C) 8%

(D) 10%

Answer: C

JUN19HPQ22″
“The sixth number in a sequence of numbers is 32 and each number after the first number in the sequence is 4 less than the number immediately proceeding it. What is the third number in the sequence? (UGC NET 21st June 2019 Evening Paper)

(A) 36

(B) 40

(C) 44

(D) 48

Answer: C

JUN19HPQ26″
“What is the binary equivalent of decimal number 75? (UGC NET 21st June 2019 Evening Paper)

(A) 1101001

(B) 101001

(C) 100101

(D) 1001011

Answer: D

JUN19HPQ36″
“If x and y are two positive numbers and X is 25% greater than y, what is the value of the ratio y/x?

(A) 0.75

(B) 0.80

(C) 1.20

(D) 1.25

Answer: B

JUN19HPQ17″
“If proposition ‘All pens are not pencils’ is taken to be true, then which of the following propositions can be false?

(A) All pens are pencils

(B) Some pencils are pens

(C) No pen is pencil

(D) Some pens are pencils

Answer: A

JUN19HPQ22″
“The sum of deviation taken from which of the descriptive statistical measures is always equal to zero?

(A) Mean

(B) Median

(C) Mode

(D) Percentile

Answer: A

JUN19HPQ23″
“If the simple interest on a certain sum for 1 year 3 months at 8 1/2 % per annum exceeds the simple interest on the same sum for 8 months at 7 1/2 % per annum by Rs. 45, then the sum is:

(A) Rs. 600

(B) Rs. 800

(C) Rs. 6,000

(D) Rs. 8,000

Answer: B

JUN19HPQ27″
“5% of the inhabitants of a village having died of malaria, a panic set in. During this, 20% of the remaining inhabitants left the village. The population is then reduced to 4750. Find the number of original inhabitants?

(A) 5000

(B) 5250

(C) 6250

(D) 7500

Answer: C

JUN19HPQ28″
“What is the decimal equivalent of binary number 1100110?

(A) 102

(B) 204

(C) 153

(D) 51

Answer: A

JUN19HPQ42″
“The sum of all even natural numbers between 1 and 81 is:

(A) 3280

(B) 3321

(C) 1646

(D) 1640

Answer: D

JUN19HPQ18″
“In a bag, there are coins of 5ps, 10ps and 25ps in the ratio of 3:2:1. If there are Rs. 60 in all, how many 5ps coins are there?

(A) 100

(B) 200

(C) 300

(D) 400

Answer: C

JUN19HPQ24″
“Manoj’s commission is 10% on all sales up to Rs. 10,000 and 5% on all sales exceeding this. He remits Rs. 75,500 to his company after deducting his commission. The total sales will come out to be:

(A) Rs. 78,000

(B) Rs. 80,000

(C) Rs. 85,000

(D) Rs. 90,000

Answer: B

JUN19HPQ29″
“The simple interest on a certain sum of money for 3 years at 40 per annum is half the compound interest on Rs. 2.000 for 2 years at 10% per annum. The sum invested on simple interest is:

(A) Rs. 8,750

(B) Rs. 1,750

(C) Rs. 2.500

(D) Rs. 3,500

Answer: B

JUN19HPQ30″
“On a map, 1 inch represents 250 miles. What is the actual distance between two cities if they are 12 inches apart on the map?

(A) 1100 miles
(B) 1125 miles
(C) 1150 miles
(D) 1200 miles

Answer: B
JUN19HPQ17″
“If the number 345xy is divisible by 90, then (x + y)?
(A)9
(B)8
(C)7
(D)6

Answer: D
JUN19HPQ19″
“What will be the ratio of simple interest earned by certain amount at the same rate of interest for 9 years and that for 12 years?

(A) 3:4
(B) 2:3
(C) 4:3
(D) Data inadequate

Answer: A
JUN19HPQ22″
“It 60% of (a —b) = 40% of (a + b), then what percent of a is b?

(A) 20%
(B) 25%
(C) 40%
(D) 50%

Answer: A
JUN19HPQ24″
“A student obtains overall 78% marks in his examination consisting of Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Computer Science and General English. Marks obtained in each subject and the maximum marks are indicated in the following table

       Physics   Chemistry   Mathematics  Computer   General

Subject (200 max (100 max (200 max Science English
marks) marks) marks) (200 max (100 max
marks) marks)
Marks 155 80 165 140 X
Obtained

The marks (X) obtained by the student in General English would be

(A) 68
(B) 74
(C) 84
(D) 90

Answer: C
DEC19HPQ5″
“Determine the term ‘X’ in the following series
2,9,20,35,54,77,°X

(A) 104
(B) 102
(C) 89
(D) 110

Answer: A
DEC19HPQ6″
“A circle has the same area as that of a square of diagonal of length 11.0 cm. What is the diameter of the circle?

(A) ~ 87cm
(B) ~17.4cm
(C) ~7.8cm
(D) ~ 15.6cm

Answer: A
DEC19HPQ10″
“The two cities P and Q are 360 km apart from each other. A car goes from P to Q with a speed of 40km/hr and returns to P with a speed of 60km/hr. What is the average speed of the car?

(A) 45 km/hr
(B) 48 km/hr
(C) 50 km/hr
(D) 55 km/hr

Answer: B
DEC19HPQ19″
“A shopkeeper sells a refrigerators for Rs 22,000 and makes a profit of 10%. If he desires to make a profit of 18%, what should be his selling price?

(A) Rs 23,600
(B) Rs 39,600
(C) Rs 36,000
(D) Rs 24,600

Answer: A
DEC19HPQ25″
“The length of the side of a square (5.0 cm x 5.0 cm) is increased by 1%. By what percentage (%) the area of the square increases? (UGC NET 6th Dec 2019 Morning Paper)

(A) 1%
(B) 2%
(C) 25%
(D) 4%

Answer: B
DEC19HPQ4″
“A person buys 3 items of Rs.1500 each and 2 items of Rs. 1800 each from a shopping mall. On the total bill a discount of 10% is given. What is the average cost of the items? (UGC NET 6th Dec 2019 Morning Paper)

(A) 1650
(B) 1458
(C) 1658
(D) 1550

Answer: B
DEC19HPQ6″
“Identify the term ‘X’ in the following series
4,12,42,168,X (UGC NET 6th Dec 2019 Morning Paper)
(A) 588

(B) 672

(C) 756

(D) 772

Answer: C
DEC19HPQ15″
“The smallest integer greater than 1 which is simultancously a square and a cube of certain integers is (UGC NET 6th Dec 2019 Morning Paper)

(A) 8

(B) 9

(C) 36

(D) 64

Answer: D
DEC19HPQ16″
“A 50 year old man has a son whose age is 2/5 of his age. After how many years, the ratio of the age of the man to his son will be 5/3? (UGC NET 6th Dec 2019 Morning Paper)

(A) 10 years

(B) 15 years

(C) 20 years

(D) 25 years

Answer: D
DEC19HPQ22″
“Which one of the following factors does not contribute to learning mathematical concepts?

(A) Real life events

(B) Assessing the existing mathematical knowledge of the learner before deciding the syllabi

(C) Teaching mathematics and history together

(D) Narrating the life experience of the mathematician who has given the concept

Answer: C
DEC19HPQ7″
“A solid is in form of a cylinder with hemispherical ends. The diameter of the cylinder is 1/3 of its height (excluding the hemispherical ends). The total length of the solid including the hemispherical ends is 56cm. What is the surface area of the solid?

(A) 3080 cm2

(B) 2464 cm2

(C) 2772 cm2

(D) 2156 cm2

Answer: B
DEC19HPQ12″
“Which of the following numbers would occur next in the series
2, 6, 30, 60, 130, 210_________?

(A) 330

(B) 350

(C) 370

(D) 378

Answer: B
DEC19HPQ25″
“The compound interest on a certain sum of money for 3years at the rate of 10% per annum is RS. 993,00. The simple interest on the same sum at the rate of 8% per annum for 4 years would be equal to which of the following?

(A) Rs. 900,00

(B) Rs. 930,00

(C) Rs. 960,00

(D) Rs. 990,00

Answer: C
DEC19HPQ26″
“Noise levels at a traffic site are recorded for one hour at a sampling interval of 1 second and percentile indices of noise L1, L10, L60, L90 are computed from the data. The indices are then arranged in increasing order in terms of their values starting from minimum to maximum. Which of the following options represents their correct order?

(A) L1, L10, L60, L90

(B) L10, L60, L90, L1

(C) L60, L90, L10, L1,

(D) L90, L60, L10, L1

Answer: D
DEC19HPQ28″
“Given below is question ‘Q’ followed by three statements. Identify the statements (a, b, c) that are necessary to answer the question.

Question: What is the average age of 30 students studying in a class?

(a) Boys and girls in the class are in the ratio 7:8

(b) The average age of boys and girls is 12.2 years and 11.4 years, respectively.

(c) The number of boys in the class is two less than the number of the girls in the class

Choose the correct answer:

(A) (a) and (b) only

(B) (b) and (c) only

(C) (a) and (c) only

(D) (b) and either (a) or (c)

Answer: D
DEC19HPQ30″
“In what ratio must a vendor mix two varieties of sugar worth Rs.60 per Kg and Rs.78 per Kg so that by selling the mixture at Rs.76.8 per Kg, the vendor gains 20%?

(A) 7:4

(B) 7:2

(C) 5:3

(D) 5:2

Answer: B
DEC19HPQ9″
“By selling 70 pencils for RS.90/ a person makes a loss of 25%. How many pencils should be sold for Rs.234 to have a profit of 30%?

(A) 95

(B) 100

(C) 105

(D) 110

Answer: C
DEC19HPQ23″
“Given below is a question followed by three statements. Identify the statements that are necessary to answer the question.

Question: What is the percentage profit gained by a vendor when he sells an article?

Statements:

(a) He gives a 10% discount on the marked price.

(b) He would have earned 25% profit if he did not give any discount.

(c) The cost price of the article is Rs.8000

Choose the correct option from those given below:
(A) (a) and (b) only

(B) (b) and (c) only

(C) (a) and (c) only

(D) (a), (b) and (c)

Answer: A
DEC19HPQ31″
“Out of a total of 10 students, the average weight of 9 students is 60 kg. If the weight of the 10™ student is 9 kg more than the average weight of all the 10 students, then the weight of the 10″”
student would be

(A) 61 kg

(B) 69 kg

(C) 70 kg

(D) 71kg

Answer: C
DEC19HPQ44″
“If 3% of (a + b) = 7% of (ab)
and 5 % of (a — b) = 4% of (ab),
then what percentage of b is a?
(A) 47/23 %
(B) 23/47%
(C) 4700/23%
(D) 2300/47%

Answer: C
DEC19HPQ1″
“A certain principal invested at compound interest payable yearly amount to Rs. 10816.00 in 3 years and Rs. 11248.64 in 4 years. What is the rate of interest?

(A) 3%

(B) 4%

(C) 4.5%

(D) 5.5%

Answer: B
DEC19HPQ3″
“The sum of a number and inverse is -4. The sum of their cubes is:
(A) -52

(B) 52

(C) 64

(D) -64

Answer: A
DEC19HPQ11″
“What is the exact equivalent discount of three successive discounts of 10%, 15% and 20% by sale of an article?

(A) 35.8%

(B) 38.5%

(C) 35.5%

(D) 38.8%

Answer: D
DEC19HPQ20″
“A sum of money with compound interest becomes Rs. 2,400 in one year and Rs. 3,000 in two years. Find out the principal amount.

Options:

(A) Rs. 1,900

(B) Rs. 1,910

(C) Rs. 1,915

(D) Rs. 1,920

Answer: C
DEC19HPQ1″
“If x: y = 7:9 then 3x-5y : 4x+y =?

Options:

(A) -24/37

(B) -22/37

(C) 15/22

(D) 42/37

Answer: B
DEC19HPQ13″
“Which one is the wrong number in the given series?
3,13,43,53,63,83

Options:

(A) 13

(B) 53

(C) 63

(D) 83

Answer: D
DEC19HPQ15″
“If HPU = 9, INU=9, then DU=?

Options:

(A) 5
(B) 6
(C) 4
(D) 7

Answer: C
DEC19HPQ21″
“Two numbers are in the ratio 3:7. If 8 is added to both the numbers, their ratio becomes 5:9. The numbers are (UGC NET 2nd Dec 2019 Morning Paper)

Options:-

(A) 12.28

(B) 6.14

(C) 15.35

(D) 24.56

Answer: A
DEC19HPQ4″
“The product of any three consecutive integers is divisible by 6. Therefore, 3x4x5 (=60), is divisible by 6? Which type of reasoning is embodied here? (UGC NET 2nd Dec 2019 Morning Paper)

Options:-

(A) Deductive Reasoning

(B) Inductive Reasoning

(C) Non-verbal Reasoning

(D) Abductive Reasoning

Answer: A
DEC19HPQ5″
“A sum of Rs. 2000 yields Rs. 180 with simple interest in nine 9 months. The annual rate of interest is (UGC NET 2nd Dec 2019 Morning Paper)

Options:-

(A) 9%

(B) 10%

(C) 11%

(D) 12%

Answer: D
DEC19HPQ19″
“The number X in the following series:

3,8, 18,38, X, … is (UGC NET 2nd Dec 2019 Morning Paper)

Options:-

(A) 78

(B) 80

(C) 76
(D) 74

Answer: A
DEC19HPQ22″
“A certain principal is invested at the annual rate of interest of 5% for 2 years. The difference between compound interest and simple interest is Rs.1. What is the principal?

Options:

(A) Rs. 150

(B) Rs. 250

(C) Rs. 300

(D) Rs. 400

Answer: D
NOV20HPQ17″
“The Least Common Multiple (LCM) of two numbers is 144 and their Greatest Common Divisor (GCD) is 2. What are the number, given their sum is 34?

Options:

(A) 20, 14

(B) 22, 12

(C) 24, 10

(D) 18, 16

Answer: D
NOV20HPQ19″
“What is the actual (equivalent) discount of three successive discounts of 8%, 10% and 12% by sale of an article?

Options:

(A) 28.316%

(B) 27.136%

(C) 28.136%

(D) 27.631%

Answer: B
NOV20HPQ20″
“The missing two numbers in the following series are
1,4,3,16,5,36,2,7,9, 100

Options:
(A) 7, 50

(B) 7, 64

(C) 8, 72

(D) 8, 81

Answer: B
NOV20HPQ16″
“Average of three numbers is 22. Sum of two of the numbers is 24 and these two numbers are in the ratio 7:5. Find the three numbers.

Options:
(A) -6, 30, 42

(B) 6, 25, 35

(C) 14, 10, 42

(D) 4, 20, 42

Answer: C
NOV20HPQ17″
“If 20% of (a+b) = 50% of (ab) and 40% of (a-b) = 70% of ab, then what fraction of a is b?

Options:
(A) 3/17
(B) -3/17
(C) 4/17
(D) 17/3

Answer: A
NOV20HPQ19″
“If UGCNET = 35, then CSIRNET =
Option:
(A) 42
(B) 43
(C) 44
(D) 45

Answer: C
JUN20HPQ18″
“A sum of money with compound interest becomes Rs. 400 in 2 years and Rs.500 in 3 years. Find the sum.
Option:
(A) Rs 290

(B) Rs 256

(C) Rs 302

(D) Rs 308

Answer: B
JUN20HPQ19″
“Twenty times a positive integer is less than its square by 96. What is the integer?
(A) 24
(B) 20
(C) 30
(D) 14

Answer: A
JUN20HPQ20″
“How many unique combinations of 0’s and I’s can be made with 5-binary-digit code?
Option:
(A) 16

(B) 32

(C) 64

(D) 128

Answer: B
JUN20HPQ31″
“The next number in the given series is
196, 384,736,
Option:
(A) 1344

(B) 1244

(C) 1434

(D) 1544

Answer: A
NOV20HPQ16″
“63% of employees in a company are female. If the number of male employees is 111, then the total number of employees is
Option:
(A) 270

(B) 290

(C) 300

(D) 310

Answer: C
NOV20HPQ20″
“The ratio of ages of 2 persons A and B is 3:4 and that of ages of B and C is 4:5. If the average of all three is 40 years, what is B’s age?
Option:
(A) 20 years

(B) 30 years

(C) 40 years

(D) 50 years

Answer: C
NOV20AKQ22″
“In a 100 metres race, A beat B by 10 meter or 2 seconds. What is the speed of A?
Option:
(A) 5 Km/h

(B) 10 Km/h

(C) 15 Km/h

(D) 20 Km/h

Answer: D
NOV20AKQ24″
“Three pipes fill a tank in 4 hours. If two of them take 8 and 12 hours each to fill the tank, how many hours will the third pipe take to fill the tank?
Option:
(A) 6 hours

(B) 15 hours

(C) 18 hours

(D) 24 hours

Answer: D
NOV20AKQ25″